Monk's House

Upcoming events

National Writing Day: Stay this moment

Wed 26 Jun 2019
Artist in residency with Tanya Shadrick. Join us on National Writing Day to celebrate Virginia Woolf.

Garden Tour

Fri 28 Jun 2019
Join our garden research volunteer on a guided tour.

Readings in the garden

Sat 29 Jun 2019
Join Larry Yates for readings in the garden and hear some of Virginia Woolf's most famous words in situ.

Walk and words

Thu 11 Jul 2019
Inspire your creativity by following in the footsteps of Virginia Woolf.

Wood engraving with Keith Pettit

Thu 18 Jul 2019
Spend some quality time in the garden at Monk's House and gain inspiration to create your own wood engraving over two days.

Experimental botanical art

Fri 02 Aug 2019
Experiment with line and colour as you explore the art of botanical painting and drawing in Monk’s House garden, taking inspiration from the nature’s specimens.
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Our work


Here's a little about us.....

Here's a little introduction to some of the many stories told at Monk's House.

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Get involved

Monks House Room guides outside Virginia Woolf's bedroom

Volunteer with us 

Find out about the kind of volunteering opportunities we have on offer, from gardening to guiding. Don't worry if you don't feel you have the skills required as full training will be provided.

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A group admiring flowers in the garden

Group Visits to Monk's House 

Why not get in touch and arrange a day out at Monk's House for your group. We can make sure you have the perfect day.

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Monk's House shop display of National Trust products.

Shopping at Monk's House 

Take away a memento of your visit from our unique little shop.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Monk's House on the National Trust Collections website